CLASSROOM ASSISTANT- Part Time for adults with disabilities needed for TECHConnection at FRA to assist a diverse population of young adults with developmental disabilities as they take a variety of FRA Classes. Work in cooperation with professional staff to create an atmosphere of kindness that encourages learning, fosters independent growth and promotes respect for self and others. Classes focus on pre-vocational skills and other activities using computers. Qualifications: H.S. Diploma, experience with teens and young adults with developmental disabilities, skilled with computer technology. This is a part time position but can be as many as 4 days per week. Send resume to Joanne Castellano, Program Director , TECHConnection @ FRA, email: email@example.com.
TEACHER ASSISTANT - Part Time for adults with disabilities needed for TECHConnection at FRA to work in classes for adults with disabilities. Creative learning activities on the computer & Prevocational skills activities are taught. Energetic and dynamic men and women are being sought.
Candidate MUST be experienced with the adult population who have developmental disabilities as well as be very comfortable using computer technology. An Associates or Bachelor degree a plus.
Classes are daily, 9 to 3pm. Availability and times may vary. Program is year round. Travel to our three locations in Shrewsbury, Tinton Falls & Brick.
Position starts immediately. Send resume to jcastellano@TechConnection.org
2 Full Time positions open. 1 Part Time Postion open.
Employment Specialist and Job Coach are needed for LifeWork@FRA for high school transition work program and supported employment for adults with disabilities. Starting immediately in Monmouth County. 1 position follows the school calendar.
Job Coach provides on-site training, behavioral supports and advocacy for the high school intern in various departments working with a variety of community employers. Must be able to conduct an analysis of the job needs, student progress and interventions needed for success. Second position works with community employers throughout the county to build employment options and with adults in various types of job positions.
Seeking experienced, dynamic and creative applicants with background in business, sales, the arts, education or other creative fields who have worked with young adults, who has lots of job experience, and has a professional, confident and respectful manner. These are a one-on-one employment training positions with a high school student or an adult who has an intellectual or development disability. Need excellent interpersonal skills, able to assess business workplace culture, expectations and support young workers to be successful in their placement. Good communication skills necessary to also interact with the community, business and school personnel as well as family members to cultivate positive relationships.
College degree preferred in any field. Strong physical stamina needed and must be able to work all day, mostly standing and walking. Driver’s license needed. Training is provided.
SEND RESUME or CONTACT IMMEDIATELY: Employability@frainc.org 732-747-5310, ext 121 - Speak to Ann or Phill